Robert Burchill, 92

WWII and Korean War vet, Mason

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Robert J. Burchill, 92, of Oak Park, died on June 18, 2018. Born on Jan. 30, 1926, he was a faithful and active member of First United Methodist Church of Oak Park for over 60 years and was a lifetime member of the Masonic Lodge #540. Both a WWII and Korean veteran, he retired from Commonwealth Edison. His hobbies included traveling and photography. 

Bob Burchill was the husband of the late Adrienne A., and the late Norma Blanchard; the father of John (Susan), Timothy (Sue Ann), and Jennifer (Michael) Harrington; and the grandfather of Beatrice (Andrew), Baxter, Zachary, Andrew, Abigail, Kathryn, and Tegan. He was preceded in death by his brother, William G. Burchill Jr. 

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 30 at First United Methodist Church of Oak Park. 

In lieu of flowers, the family appreciates donations to the First United Methodist Church Memorial Garden, 324 N. Oak Park Ave., Oak Park, 60302.

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